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Feb 4, 2015 12:15 pm

So… This Happened

Fight fans have long-awaited a super-fight between Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva. It’s a fight, that for whatever reason, never materialized. In a close-second place to the super-fight, would be an actual sparring match between the two MMA Legends. Which, according to this new photo, actually happened. Check it: These 2 legends sparred together. Looks...

Feb 4, 2015 11:42 am

ACCEPTED! Eddie Alvarez To Gilbert Melendez — ‘Let’s do it!’

Former Bellator lightweight champion, Eddie Alvarez has agreed to a fight with top lightweight, Gilbert ‘El Nino’ Melendez. Eddie’s acceptance of the bout comes on the heels of a Gilbert Melendez callout. Check it: @GilbertMelendez You already know I accept , im not waiting until June to fight again tho, Lets pick an earlier date...

Feb 4, 2015 11:36 am

Anderson Silva: ‘Steroids make the sport bad’

  True, Anderson Silva is denying his use of Performance Enhancing drugs. Also true, the UFC’s greatest pound-for-pound fighter to ever live just tested positive for two different steroids. In a telling interview from last October, Anderson Silva discussed PED’s in MMA, with MMAjunkie.com . Check it: ‘When the guys test for the steroids, (they should...

Feb 4, 2015 11:23 am

Top UFC Females Try To Set Up Their Own Fights

The UFC’s female bantamweight division is clogged up with top talent. Fighters like Alexis Davis, and Sarah Kaufman, are all looking to get active and fight. And while these ladies wait, sitting idle, they’re taking to twitter looking to pick some fights. Check it: “@MieshaTate: @josephdiano77 no offense but Ive been asking for the @bethecorreia...

Feb 4, 2015 11:02 am

Mike Pyle Disses Everyone

If you thought Matthew McConaughey was a deep and philosophical guy, check out UFC veteran Mike Pyle in his Lincoln MKC commercial parody.

Feb 4, 2015 8:01 am

Team Alpha Male Fighters Discuss Anderson Silva’s Failed Drug Test

The MMA community was both shocked and disappointed when the news that longtime great Anderson Silva had failed a pre-fight drug test prior to his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva tested positive for the steroids drostanolone and androstane. Tuesday nights episode of Team Alpha Male Radio went live right after the news...

Feb 4, 2015 8:00 am

Anderson Silva denies taking steroids prior to UFC 183

Yesterday, the NSAC announced that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for 2 performance enhancing drugs following his victory over Nick Diaz at last weekend’s UFC 183 event in Las Vegas. “The Spider” was tested for the banned substances on January 9, 2015, but according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission the results...

Feb 4, 2015 4:30 am

Why Was Anderson Silva Allowed To Fight?

Fans and fighters around the world are asking themselves one question today… Why was Anderson Silva allowed to fight following his failed drug test? WoW! @ufc has a lot of explaining to do. #SAD day in the ufc world. Crazy how Dana can control if they fight or not.The mighty dollar! LOL — Tito Ortiz...

Feb 4, 2015 4:20 am

UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Failed PED Test

The MMA world is in shock following the recent news that Anderson Silva has failed his pre-fight drug test for two-different types of performance enhancing drugs. Here’s the most notable reactions: Sad that Anderson silva tested positive for steroids. Although in hindsight, I'm not surprised. I'm too naive. #any1notcheatingbesidesme — michael (@bisping) February 4, 2015...

Feb 4, 2015 4:06 am

UPDATE! Anderson Silva Tests Positive For Two PED’s

It’s been a crazy year for the sport of Mixed Martial Art, and we’re only one month in. Super heroes of the sport are falling from their pedestals, but not in the Octagon. In the latest bit of news, the widely regarded, Greatest Fighter Of All Time (GOAT), Anderson Silva was revealed to have tested positive for...

Feb 4, 2015 4:05 am

Nevada Commissioner: Anderson Silva Failure “Unfortunate For All Of Us”

“I think it’s very unfortunate. The UFC have made a tremendous effort to level the playing field in their fight against PEDs. Credit goes to them for doing the right thing based on principles and they continue to support our out-of-competition drug testing efforts. You can’t lose sight of all the other athletes that do...

Feb 4, 2015 4:04 am

Vitor Belfort Asked For A Mark Munoz Interim Title Fight

When news broke that Chris Weidman was out of his UFC 184 title fight against Vitor Belfort, Belfort tried to make a quick move towards a third division UFC title. Vitor’s wife broke it down to The Brazilian Media: “I made a proposal for an interim title fight: Romero or Munoz. Weidman’s style is similar to...

Feb 4, 2015 4:03 am

‘IF I GOT OFFERED MCGREGOR, I WOULD TAKE IT’

“The reason why it would be welcome to the lightweight division is it would make things interesting. I would love to lock horns with this guy, I’d be up for that. I think he has some pretty good size for his weight class. He’s a big boy. I think he can carry the weight and...

Feb 4, 2015 4:02 am

Zahabi: ‘GSP Won’t Be Back In 2015’

“Georges won’t be fighting in 2015. I really doubt it. He’s got a lot of things going on and his own projects, and I don’t think he’s coming back in 2015. Me and Georges train regularly, but we don’t talk about the politics. “I think he’s going to fight when he’s ready to fight and...

Feb 4, 2015 4:01 am

Coach: ‘CM Punk will be “Entertaining”‘

“(It’s been) really good; we’ve had about a month together. We’re having a good time. The guy is working hard. He’s got a great attitude and he is a sponge. He’s going to be an entertaining fighter in the UFC, and that’s why we watch.” Duke Roufus, the man charged with readying CM Punk for...

Feb 4, 2015 4:00 am

UFC Rankings Report: Week of 2/2/15

The Rankings Report is a weekly UFC.com series that gives you, the fans, an in-depth look into the official UFC rankings. This week Matt Parrino and Forrest Griffin look back at UFC 183 and talk Anderson Silva-Nick Diaz, Al Iaquinta, and more.

Feb 3, 2015 10:36 pm

UFC Releases Statement On Nick Diaz Failed Drug Test

  “The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that Nick Diaz has tested positive for marijuana metabolites following his fight with Anderson Silva at UFC 183 on Jan. 31 in Las Vegas, Nev. The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any illegal and/or performance enhancing drugs, stimulants...

Feb 3, 2015 6:26 pm

Nick Diaz Fails Post-Fight Drug Test For Marijuana

According to reports, Nick Diaz has failed his post-fight drug test for Marijuana. While this may not come as a surprise to many, it’s certainly alarming, considering the other half of last weekend’s UFC 183 main event also failed his drug test. Yahoo Sports’ Kevin Iole has it: Silva popped for drostanolone in a PRE-FIGHT...

Feb 3, 2015 6:17 pm

Anderson Silva Fails Pre-Fight Drug Test For Steroids

“On February 3, 2015, the UFC organization was notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that Anderson Silva tested positive for Drostanolone metabolites on his Jan. 9 out of competition drug test. UFC’s understanding is that further testing will be conducted by the Commission to confirm these preliminary results. “Anderson Silva has been an amazing...

Feb 3, 2015 5:49 pm

Anderson Passes The Torch: ‘Jon Jones, Now You’re The Best’

Immediately following his UFC 183 win over Nick Diaz, Anderson Silva jumped the cage, and embraced Jon Jones. Admitted friends, Anderson used the moment to pass the torch to the UFC’s light-heavyweight champion. Silva didn’t shy away when asked what the impromptu chat was all about. Check it: “Jones is my friend. I talk to...